Homecoming & Family Weekend 2013 - Schedule of Events

Homecoming

Friday, Oct. 4
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Attend a class with your student *

11 a.m. - Noon
Registration and lunch for golf outing
The 2013 Homecoming Golf Outing will be at the newly remodeled Rozella Ford Golf Course, 1700 Rozella Rd., Warsaw. Tournament starts at noon. Cost is $65 per person ($260/team). Registration and Details >

3 - 4:30 p.m.
Choir and Alumni Rehearsal
Wine Recital Hall, Otho Winger Hall

4 - 5 p.m.
Band and Alumni Rehearsal
Cordier Auditorium

4 - 6 p.m.
Gallery G Reception
Kevin L. Miller ‘71
Upper level, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)

5 - 7 p.m.
Dinner — Haist Commons

5:30 p.m.
Alumni of Color (AOC)
Meet and Greet
The Hotel Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne

6 p.m.
Capture the Flag and Outdoor Games *
Sand Volleyball Court

7:30 p.m.
Choir and Band Performances/Reception
Cordier Auditorium

8:08 p.m.
Bonfire near the Softball Field *

(Note: The fall play, The Laramie Project, has been postponed to Oct. 19-21)
Saturday, Oct. 59 - 3 p.m.
Alumni/Family Registration - East Street Registration Tent

9 - 11 a.m.
Campus Tours — Sisters Café

9 a.m. - Noon
Merchant Tour — Downtown North Manchester
College of Pharmacy Information Available - East Street Registration Tent

9:30 - 10 a.m.
Hall of Fame Registration, Upper level, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)/p>

9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Jazz Group Entertainment - Entertainment Tent — Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) Parking Lot

10 a.m.
Carnival for Kids — East Street
Ultimate Frisbee — on the Mall
Dedication of “Wilbur’s” - Funderburg Library

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Family Photo
Don’t miss out on Homecoming photos in the convertible! See us behind the bleachers at the baseball field.

10:30 a.m.
Hall of Fame Presentations, then Lunch — Upper level, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)

11 a.m.
The Oak Leaves Reunion - East Street Registration Tent
Class Photos for the Classes of ‘68, ‘73, ‘78,
‘83, ‘88, ‘93, ‘98, ‘03, ‘08 in Wine Recital Hall
Followed by Class Luncheons, Academic Center:

‘68, Room 133; ‘73, Room 146; ‘78, Room 149;
‘83, Room 238; ‘88, Room 241; ‘93, Room 236;
‘98, Room 117; ‘03, Room 234; ‘08, Room 232

11 a.m - 1 p.m.
Artist Reception Robert F. Allen - Link Gallery

11:15 a.m.
“Finely Chopped” Culinary Competition - Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) Patio

11 a.m. - 3 p.m
Alumni Authors Book Signing — Campus Store

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Accounting and Business Reunion/Luncheon - East Street Tent
Education Reunion/Luncheon - East Street Tent
General Luncheon - Haist Commons, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)
The Jhonny and Sallie Show - Entertainment Tent — Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) Parking Lot

12:30 p.m.
Cornhole Tournament, East lawn, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)

1 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. Hanover - Soccer Field

1 - 4 p.m.
Acoustic Jam Session - Entertainment Tent by the Football Field

1:30 p.m.
Football vs. Bluffton, Coronation of King and Queen * - Carl Burt Field
Campus Tours — Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) Front Entrance
Alumni of Color (AOC) Gathering - Entertainment Tent by the Football Field

2 p.m.
Women’s Tennis vs. College of Mt. St. Joseph - Tennis Courts
Peace Studies Plaque Dedication/Reception - Gladdys Muir Peace Garden on Wayne Street

3 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Hanover - Soccer Field

4 p.m.
AOC meets with Current Students — Intercultural Center

4 - 6 p.m
Post-game dinner buffet - Haist Commons, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)
Post-football Jams with “He Said, She Said” - Entertainment Tent — Jo Young Switzer Center (the union) Parking Lot
Campus Tours — Sisters Cafe

4:30 p.m.
Environmental Studies Alumni and Friends Reception - Beauchamp Lounge — Upper level, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)
Post-game Football Reunion BBQ - East Street Tent

5 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Hanover - Stauffer-Wolfe Arena
Environmental Studies Dinner and Program - Hoff Room — Upper level, Jo Young Switzer Center (the union)

7 p.m.
“Breaksk8”— FREE Event Sponsored by MAC * - Cordier Auditorium

(Note: The fall play, The Laramie Project, has been postponed to Oct. 19-21)